Acas is a trusted impartial organisation, and our people are experts on work and workplace relations. Our vision is to make working life better for everyone in Britain. We do this by: giving good practice advice to create productive workplaces that support positive working life; resolving disputes and helping organisations to better manage conflict; and influencing the debate and policy on the future of work. Acas’ expert staff, and the insights gathered from our operational work in providing advice and support by phone and online, face to face training and in-house consultancy work, enable us to respond to the wider public policy agenda. We continually assess the impact of economic changes on businesses and employees, and use our insights to inform future Government agendas.
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is the largest Chamber of Commerce in the UK, providing business support to approximately 4,800 members who collectively employ 446,000 people, around one-third of Greater Manchester’s workforce.